South Central Asia > Bangladesh

OSAC Health Security Snapshot: Outbreaks of Diphtheria
Although it is a preventable disease and is quite uncommon in most of the Western world, outbreaks of diphtheria are being reported in Bangladesh,…

Flooding in South Asia: Long-term Health and Food Security Concerns
Seasonal monsoons are wreaking havoc in South Asia, negatively impacting over 41 million people, and leaving over 1,200 dead and hundreds more…

Bangladesh: Terrorism Threat Persists in Updated Travel Warning
On January 5, the State Department renewed its Travel Warning for Bangladesh, reminding U.S. citizens of the continuing threats from terrorism. The…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dhaka (Bangladesh), Personal Security Reminder
The recent announcement that the United States recognizes Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and plans to relocate the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv to…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dhaka (Bangladesh), Nationwide Strike or Hartal on…
According to local news sources, the Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB), Bangladesh Samajtantrik (BSD), and other left-leaning political parties…

Security Message for U.S. Citizens: Dhaka (Bangladesh), Demonstrations in the Diplomatic…
In response to the recent developments regarding the Rohingya population in Myanmar, different political, socio-cultural, and religious organizations…